Monthly Archives: January 2021

‘Battle: Practical Wargaming’ (1970) reviewed

Jonathan Aird has reviewed another wargaming classic, Charles Grant’s 1970 book, “Battle: Practical Wargaming.” It’s on the Reviews page. Share this…emailPrintFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedin

Posted in Periods - World War II | 5 Comments

Vietnam War gaming

By Jim Rohrer Wargames Soldiers and Strategy Magazine No. 111 (Dec/Jan 2021) contains a few articles about the Vietnam War.  The editor expressed some reservations about this theme, since some readers may feel it is too soon to game a … Continue reading

Posted in Periods - Modern, Periods - Twentieth century | 4 Comments

Rules for AWI and War of 1812 added

A set of rules developed by Lone Warrior Editor Rich Barbuto has been added to this website. The rules cover the period from the American War of Independence through the War of 1812. “From Bunker Hill to New Orleans” is … Continue reading

Posted in Periods - Eighteenth century, Periods - Napoleonic | 2 Comments

Luftwaffe ‘Harvard’ NA T-6 Trainers

By Rob Morgan A long way back in time, in 1971, Airfix Magazine carried a photograph of one of these immensely long-serving two seaters in the World War II camouflage and markings of Goering’s Luftwaffe. A letter followed from C.M. … Continue reading

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‘Wargaming: An Introduction’ reviewed

Jonathan Aird has taken another look at a Neil Thomas classic, “Wargaming: An Introduction.” His review is on the Reviews page. Share this…emailPrintFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedin

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Rules added for a Waterloo game

A set of rules for a board or miniatures game about the Battle of Waterloo has now been added. The rules are by George Knapp and include design notes to explain how the game is meant to work and reflect … Continue reading

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The first sample article for 2021

The first sample article for the New Year from previous issues of Lone Warrior has now been added. This entry is from Paul Le Long and features some of his experiences using the “To The Strongest” rules. He describes his … Continue reading

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